Patent Number: 6,510,642

Title: Device for securing a firearm, as well as for securing and/or storing objects

Abstract: The invention relates to a device for securing a firearm against unauthorised removal and/or firing and for securing and/or storing objects against unauthorised removal, which comprises a locking device (9, 10, 14) and an identification device (11, 16). The identification device (11, 16) is designed for the wireless exchange at least of unambiguous identification codes (30, 36) and comprises at least one transmission and/or receiving unit (18, 19, 20) assigned to an authorised user and another to the identification device (11, 16). At a distance or in a distance range between the transmission and/or receiving units (18, 19, 20) of 0 to 1000 mm, preferably 0 to 50 mm and corresponding identification codes (30, 36) of the transmission and/or receiving unit (19) of the user and the transmission and/or receiving unit (18, 20) of the identification device (11, 16) the locking device (9, 10, 14) is deactivated by the identification device (11, 16).

Inventors: Riener; Karl Stefan (A-4563 Micheldorf, AT)

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International Classification: F41A 17/06 (20060101); F41A 17/00 (20060101); F41A 017/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/28/2020